Moily said it was the decision of the oil companies to increase fuel prices as the central government has authorised them to make appropriate changes in this regard.
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SAN FRANCISCO -- The San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday urging managers of the city's public employee retirement system to withdraw the approximately $580 million they have invested in major fossil fuel producers. "The Retirement Board can divest responsibly without affecting the fund's security or yield," Supervisor John Avalos told...
(1 month and 23 days ago)
Filed under: Investing National Fuel Reports Second Quarter Earnings WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- National Fuel Gas Company ("National Fuel" or the "Company") (NYS: NFG) today announced consolidated earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2013 and for the six months ended March 31, 2013. HIGHLIGHTS Earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2013 of $85.7...
(1 month and 16 days ago)
Plan to tax fuel oil draws heat More than half of all state residents heat their homes with oil, and businesses are already taxed on the fuel. "Heating oil is being unfairly singled out and the people who use it are being singled out and they don't have any opportunity to switch, in most cases," said Peter Aziz of Bantam Fuel in Bantam.
(3 months ago)
Filed under: Investing Alcoa to Further Expand North American Automotive Sheet Capacity $275 million investment in Tenn. to capitalize on value-added growth opportunities; will add 200 permanent and 400 construction jobs NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alcoa (NYS: AA) today announced a second major North American expansion to meet the growing demand for light, durable and...
(1 month and 16 days ago)
Directors make up $4.2 million shortfall with maximum increase, dip into reserve fund.The Quakertown Community School Board Thursday night made up a $4.2 million shortfall in its 2013-14 budget by raising taxes 1.7 percent and dipping into the district's reserves.
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March deposits were about $87 million. That brings the fund's total to $927 million.
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Are you a frequent moviegoer? That’s the term the Motion Picture Association of America gives to someone who sees at least one movie per month in the theater. And the association’s report says that across the board for all age demographics, there was an increase in frequent moviegoers last year. A Los Angeles Times story concerning the MPAA’s 2012 data pointed out that there...
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CAMPAIGNERS are demanding that fines levied on oil companies if they are found guilty of price-rigging should be used to fund a cut in fuel duty.
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